Dec 22, 2012 11:30pm PST
games lakers have their point guard steve nash back. the two-time mvp was a factor as usual. nash to pau gasol. lakers led early. warriors got a huge first half from jared jack. jack pulls up for two of his first points. lakers led at half-time. lakers came in with a modest three-game win streak. warriors led by as much as 15. kobe bryant led the lakers with 34 tonight. he led them on a 12-0 run in the fourth. bryant for three. tied at 95. warriors rookies make some noise. in the paint. that's harrison barnes. barnes with a bakers dozen. here comes that point guard steve nash. 41 minutes. hits the three ball here. lakers lid by one with 1:45 in regulation. warriors answer. fastest -- only basket of the game. 104-103 gold. state. no time to exhale. lakers lied by one. season high 29 points. hit the road jack. 108-108. we're going to overtime. warriors outscored in the fourth quarter. get outscored 10-7 in overtime. lakers up by 4. if the final minutes. just 8/23 from the field. not over yesterday. nash, rimes with gash. he still has the moves he first showed us. that's it. warriors blow a
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am PST
just their second win of the season. >>> let's go to the lone star state. lakers visiting the rockets. kobe, 52 points away from 30,000 for his career. only four other players have ever done that. pau gasol out with tendinitis in both knees. fourth quarter, rockets mounting a comeback. greg smith, the hoop. houston down one after the free throw. rockets up four. kobe bryant, takes the three and it's a one-point game. lakers led by double-digits in the fourth quarter. but l.a., down two. eight seconds to go. kobe, of course, with the ball. pulls the shoot on the three, off the mark. metta world peace, no good. anton jamison misses. l.a. falls to 8-10 on the season. its worst 18-game start since 1993. in the mid-'90s, 1993, james worthy and byron scott were still playing for the lakers. >>> i'm doug kezirian. have a great day. >> we were all in a much different place in the mid-'90s. >> weren't we? >>> coming up next, "the pulse." and a really good sport. we'll show you an inspiring act on the wrestling mat. >>> and anderson cooper, bandaged and blinded. why he suddenly lost his sight.
Dec 26, 2012 6:00am PST
with the knicks. the knicks taking on the lakers in l.a. carmelo anthony's three-pointer puts them up in the third quarter. but kobe bryant, oh, he was solid at crunch time. he finished with 34 points, becoming the all-time scoring leader for christmas day games. lakers win their fifth straight. virginia tech's football team is honoring the victims of sandy hook elementary and the university's own 2007 tragedy. players wearing decals on their helmets with the number 58, those killed in the two shootings. virginia tech cornerback showed his generosity to strangers. he took his bowl game present, a $470 best buy gift card and spent it on three kids who just happened to be in the store. he just wanted them to have a happy christmas. that's awesome. that's a look at sports this morning. >>> the next hour of "cnn newsroom" starts right now. >>> happening now in the newsroom, roof ps torn off and scores of power outages. a winter storm slams through the south and midwest. it ain't over yet. we'll tell you where it's headed today. >>> l.a. begins a gun buyback program today five months ahead of schedule.
Dec 20, 2012 4:00am PST
. the hornets lost to the lakers there a night earlier. chris paul, inside to blake griffin. one of the worst performances in his career last night. he played new orleans and got some help from his buddies. later, second quarter, cp-3. this time, to deandre jordan. and they don't call him lob city for nothing. jordan, 12 points, perfectly coinciding with chris paul's help helpers. clippers opening up a 14-point lead. later, they're up 13. off the steal, this time, it's chris paul throwing down. the little fella can get up. 11-straight wins for the clippers. that's their longest streak since they were called the buffalo braves in the '70s. >>> thunder and hawks. okc, kevin durant and company have won 11-straight. in atlanta, russell westbrook, appropriately named the highlight factory. that's a point guard. westbrook finding durant on the wing. durant was huge. how huge? how about 41 points huge? josh smith, also finding out durant can play some defense. durant gets out on the break. and westbrook's going to find him. and durant's going to throw down and one. bucket and the bonus. durant had 4
Dec 26, 2012 4:00am PST
, not the lakers. the clippers! look at billy crystal. they won their franchise record. he's court side a lot apparently. a record 14th game in a row on christmas night. beating the nuggets, a score of 112-1000, 22-6 on the year. earlier in the day, in the very same building, the l.a. lakers beat the knicks, winning their fifth game in a row, and look who is court side, take a look. rihanna, chris brown, together. you know, the guy who beat her up in his car the night before the 2009 grammys? brown pleaded guilty to assault after that. he is it still on probation. >>> ahead on "starting point" what could be the surefire movie blockbuster of next year. leonardo dicaprio in a classic remake with a modern twist. that and more of the big releases to come in 2013. initiated. neural speeds increasing to 4g lte. brain upgrading to a quad-core processor. predictive intelligence with google now complete. introducing droid dna by htc. it's not an upgrade to your phone. it's an upgrade to yourself. [ sniffs ] i took dayquil but my nose is still runny. [ male announcer ] truth is, dayquil doesn't treat t
Dec 30, 2012 3:00am PST
selected new leaders. the secretive process produced a new process an l.a. lakers fan married to a rock star. but china's foreign policies are likely to stay the same, though the new leader's under pressure to deal with corruption and poverty at home. number five. mohammed morsi became president of egypt. as his predecessor, a dictator ousted by his people went on trial from his hospital bed. morsi impressed the west by helping to broker the cease-fire that ended an outbreak of war fare between hamas and israel. he disappointed many by sweeping new powers at home, triggering renewed outbursts of anger in tahrir square. number four. israel and hamas poured fuel on the fiery unrest in the region. one side firing rockets. the other launching missile strikes against targets in gaza. for the first time, israel felt vulnerable in jerusalem and tel aviv. the site of this bus tack in the waning days of the conflict before the big guns of diplomacy helped broker a cease-fire. number three, in europe greece was the problem child that spent too much, save nothing and threatened to take down the eu
Dec 14, 2012 5:00pm PST
and atlanta. meanwhile, the lakers in atlanta, kobe bryant a sign that there were playing so poorly. the got the second- best thing today, 3-17, the washington wizards. and kobe had a 30. the big storyof course the big story come sunday will be 49ers- patriots.can colin kaepernick and company do something nobody has done in 10 years.win a december game in foxboro. that's right.tom brady and the patriots have won 20 straight at home during the month of december - going back to 1992 49ers vs. patriots that's right.tom brady and the patriots have won 20 straight at home during the month of december - going all the way back to 2002 so no surprise that new england is a pretty heavy favorite at 5 2 points thirds of the country think the patriots will win a win by the niners would not only cement colin kaepernick's status as the undisputed starterit could clinch the division - if seattle loses to buffalo the matchup really comes down to one thing can the 49ers top ranked defense stop the patriots number one offense? new england putting up 36 points per game while the niners only allow 14 let's hear
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am PST
for your future. ♪ >>> kobe bryant now a member of an elite group, the 30,000-point club. the lakers guard passed the milestone with that basket against new orleans last night. 34 years old, 104 days, kobe is the youngest to do it. he started playing in the nba at 17. former teammate shaquille o'neal sent out this tweet during the game. congrats for dropping 30,004 over his career and still counting. a fellow teammate tweeted congratulations to the best scorer on the planet. huge accomplishment. congrats. >>> marking a solemn moment in sports. members of the kansas city chiefs attended the funeral for teammate jovan belcher. as you well know belcher committed suicide after killing his girlfriend kasandra perkins on saturday. the couple leaves behind a 3-month-old daughter. perkins funeral is today in texas. jovan belcher's murder/suicide led to another controversy for the nfl this year. the league that has dealt with deaths of current and former players, concussions, high profile lawsuit and bounties. the question on sunday, should the chiefs have played the game with carolina just a day a
Dec 31, 2012 2:00am PST
of china selected new leaders, the secretive process produced a new president, l.a. lakers fan married to a rock star. but china's foreign policies are likely to stay the same. number five, moment morsi, islamist group, became president of egypt. as his predecessor, dictator ousted by his people, went on trial from his hospital bed. morsi impressed the west by helping to broker the cease fire that ended an outbreak of warfare between hamas and israel. he then disappointed many by aawarding himself sweeping power s at home, triggering new outbursts in tahrir square. number four, israel and hamas brought fuel on the fiery west in the region. one side firing rockets. for the first time, israel felt vulnerable in jerusalem and tell aaveev. before the big guns of diplomacy helped to broker a cease fire. number three in europe, greece was the problem child that spent too much, saved nothing and threatened to take down the euro. new leadership, pay cuts, higher taxes as their weary government begs for more cash. committing to save the euro. it lives on, but for how long? >> the deadliest mont
Dec 3, 2012 7:00am PST
sporting event, of course. happily sitting on the sidelines while the lakers took on the orlando magic sunday. he got a huge round of process when shown on the jumbotron, congratulations from everyone in the game, including gerard butler. >>> he's done for, as much for soccer as any foreign player has. and i want to thank him for the contribution to the game. >> we want to thank him for so many things. [ laughter ] >>> also in "pop news," eight years after her last on-stage performance, shania twain still feels like a woman. the 47-year-old country star made an epic comeback in las vegas on saturday getting a standing ovation before she even belted out a single note. the show was the first of a two-year deal with the coliseum at caesar's palace. clearly, she's still the one. [ bell dings ] >> oh. >> thank you very much. love shania. we've got to get her on "good morning america." >> is that my breakfast? >> josh, you need to listen up. this is a little bit of news here. >> okay. >> she may be neighbors with the kennedys, but it appears taylor swift's heart is only going in one directio
Dec 27, 2012 2:00am PST
the lakers and so many people were so inspired by jeremy lin, the first taiwanese american to make it to the pros. his story coming from harvard, sleeping on his brother's couch, went from an unknown to the world's biggest superstar. >> what happened to him? where is he now? >> he's in houston. he signed a three-year, $25 million deal that the knicks did not want to match. so far against the knicks he's 2-0. >> okay, very good. number one. >> yeah, number one. the buildup to this. let me give a little back story. the replacement referees had been getting so maligned throughout the preseason and beginning of the season and everyone was just waiting for that one moment that would really get the referees and the league back to the table and get the negotiations going. monday night football, packers/seahawks. russell wilson throws the hail mary to the end zone. it's now called the fail mary but you see the rest. one calls a touchdown, the other calls a touchback. it goes into the call heard round the world and two days later the referees and the league got it settled. >> maggie, great.